Special Audience MyPlate Resources

MyPlate for Preschoolers

USDA. The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

MyPlate for Preschoolers can be used to customize a Food Plan for children 2 to 5 years of age.


MyPlate for Children

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Child-friendly health and nutrition information for children ages 6-11.


Food Guide Pyramid Becomes a Plate

Nemours Foundation. KidsHealth.

Explains MyPlate and its recommendations to children.


MyPlate for Kids Poster (PDF | 843 KB)

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.


MyPlate Daily Food Plans for Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

MyPlate daily food plans and tools - designed specifically for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers - provides interactive guidance.


MyPlate for Older Adults

Tufts University. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.

Guidance for Older Adults based on MyPlate, this article and graphic encourages adequate nutrient and fluid intake for older adults.